We finished our epic Comics and Music roundtable. It was really great fun; a chance for folks to talk about things we don’t get to chat about here too much. Thanks to all for participating, reading and commenting!
Featured Archive Post: Kinukitty on the mangled sexual metaphors of Kiss.
I draw a comic while listening to Kraftwerk.
Ng Suat Tong on how Daredevil stole Bob Dylan’s girl.
Russ Maheras on Kiss and comics fandom.
Subdee on Phonogram and the magic of pop.
Me on the album art of Led Zeppelin’s Presence.
Domingos Isabelinho on Pamplemoussi by Genevieve Castree
At the Atlantic I talk about:
At Splice Today I talk about —
Sarah Jaffe on care workers and organizing.
Peter Frase sneers at wonks.
Scott Benson with an animated sneer at MRAs.
Ken Parille on the surprisingly good comics criticism of Frederic Wertham.
C.T. May sneers at Dear Prudence.
This Week’s Reading
Read the Great Gatsby, a short story by D.H. Lawrence, started Ian McEwan’s Atonement and started Stephanie Coontz’s Marriage a History.